The end of a relationship is always hard. When you put months – even years, into being with one person, it’s impossible to just throw all of that away and more forward. However, while moving on is a common and natural response to the end of a relationship, some people’s way of handling things may be a bit strange: dating someone who looks like his or her ex. Yup, there are some celebrities who broke up with someone only to date their doppleganger. While some of the culprits may be well-known, others will definitely surprise you. After all, they do say that everyone has a twin somewhere out there. Here are 10 celebrities who are dating their exe’s doppleganger.
Before Kimye, Reggie Bush and Kim Kardashian were a pretty hot celebrity item. At one point in time, it seemed like the couple was in it for the long haul, but things eventually went south. However, Reggie Bush may have been without Kim K, but that didn’t stop him from finding a lookalike, whom he married instead. In 2014, Bush married Lilit Avagyan, and although they had been dating for years, many people still can’t get over how much she resembles Kim.
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There must be something about Kim Kardashian that’s hard to let go of. After their divorce, her ex-husband, Kris Humphries, also started dating someone who looked a lot like Kim. Although many people thought Humphries relationship with Kardashian was fake, his relationship with Myla Sinanaj definitely had some people thinking things him and Kim were more serious than they seemed.
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Ethan Hawke was married to Uma Thurman for six years. However, amidst rumors of his infidelity with the family’s nanny, the couple filed for divorce. Hawke eventually began dating the former nanny, Ryan Shawhughes, who has an uncanny resemblance to Thurman. During an interview after Hawke and Shawhughes married in 2008, he stated, “I know people imagine some kind of Sound Of Music type love affair, but the truth is by the time Ryan and I were falling in love, it had been a long while since I had employed her.”
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After his divorce from Kim Bassinger, Alec Baldwin was spotted around town with an unknown woman who looked very much like Bassinger. The woman, who was later identified as Lori Singer, looked so much like Bassinger that some people even mistook her for the star when they saw her out with Baldwin. However, Baldwin has since moved on from the Bassinger look-alike, and is currently dating someone who looks absolutely nothing like either woman.
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Many people were stunned when Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes split back in 2012. For years, they seemed to be one of the few Hollywood couples that might actually be able to make it. However, since the split, Holmes has been reportedly dating Jamie Foxx and Cruise has been allegedly dating his assistant who just so happens to be a Katie Holmes look-alike. However, many believe that Cruise is purposely being spotted with his assistant out of revenge.
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George Clooney was once considered Hollywood’s most eligible bachelor. Despite being unmarried for years, Clooney dated a lot throughout the years, and it was clear that he had a type. When Clooney began dating his now wife, Amal Alamuddin, no one was surprised that she looked a lot like a few of the other girls Clooney had dated in the past – mainly Krista Allen and Lisa Snowden.
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Charlie Sheen is another star who wasted no time moving on to his ex’s lookalike after a split. When he and Denise Richards divorced in 2006, Sheen immediately began dating Brooke Mueller. Sheen and Mueller married almost immediately, but unfortunately, their relationship eventually went south and Mueller even expressed concern that Sheen was “insane.”
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Hulk Hogan and his ex-wife, Linda, seemed like a match made in heaven. When the couple appeared on their reality TV series, Hogan Knows Best, they truly seemed to be in love, and it really came as a surprise when the divorced in 2009. However, Hogan wasted no time replacing Linda with what appeared to be a younger version of herself. In 2010, Hogan married his Linda look-alike, Jennifer McDaniel.
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Simon Cowell may not have a reputation for being a nice guy but he’s actually quite the lady’s man. Cowell has had a few public relationships over the years, but his relationship with currently girlfriend, Lauren Silverman, turned a lot of heads. When the couple began dating a few years ago, many were stunned by Silverman’s resembles to Cowell’s previous girlfriend, Mezghan Hussainy.
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Jennifer Lopez is one of those people who just seems to be getting more attractive as the years ago on. With that being said, it’s no surprise that Marc Anthony wanted someone who was on her level. However, Marc Anthony took things a little far when he began dating a women that actually looked like Lopez. Marc Anthony’s new wife, Shannon De Lima definitely has a Jennifer Lopez look going, but hopefully things between her and Marc Anthony make it further than his relationship with Lopez.
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